The big spin / producer, Richard Sattin ; director, Mike Slee ; writer, James Burke ; a presentation of Discovery Productions in association with James Burke and the Principal Film Company, UK

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Subjects: History
Inventions
Technology and civilization
Formats: Video Recording, VHS, Electronic Resource, Remote, Streaming Video
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Ambrose Video Pub., c1995
Series: Connections 2 [13]
LC Classification: T
Added Titles: Connections (Television program)
Alternate Title(s): Connections (Television program).
Alternate Titles: In: Digital Video Collection (OCoLC)52376650
Issued in other form: Big spin (OCoLC)33633928
Additional Authors: O'Donnell, Jim
Ross, Fran
Burke, James, 1936-
Slee, Mike
Sattin, Richard
Principal Film Company
Ambrose Video Publishing
Ohio Library and Information Network
OhioLINK Digital Resource Commons
Discovery Productions, Inc
Notes: Streaming video (30 min.)
"Created especially for the Learning Channel"--Container
Available to OhioLINK member libraries
Hosted by James Burke
Credits: Director of photography, Jim O'Donnell ; editor, Fran Ross
Summary: Part of a series that explores the origins and effects of those inventions that shape the modern world by traveling through history to bring to life the associative nature of change. In this episode the greatest medical accident in history starts a trail that leads to the search for Helen of Troy, police blotters, seventeenth-century flower-power and insurance statistics that help a Yale professor to invent soda pop and his son to find oil, that triggers work on microfossils and the kind of World War I bangs that started earthquake detection
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Columbus, Ohio : OhioLINK, 2006. Digitized and made available by OhioLINK Digital Resource Commons from video dist. by Ambrose Video Publishing
Mode of access: World Wide Web
System requirements: Real Player media software
OCLC Number: 124074197